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There are 3 ways to get from Lorient to Pointe de la Torche by train, ferry or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, ferry, travel

  1. Take the train from Lorient to Brest
  2. Take the ferry from Brest to Le Fret
  3. Travel from Le Fret to Pointe de la Torche

2 alternative options

Bus, ferry, travel

  1. Take the bus from Lorient to Brest - Train station
  2. Take the ferry from Brest to Le Fret
  3. Travel from Le Fret to Pointe de la Torche

Train, bus, ferry, travel

  1. Take the train from Lorient to Quimper
  2. Take the bus from Gare Routière SNCF to Sainte-Évette Embarcadère
  3. Take the ferry from Gare Maritime Audierne to Gare Maritime de Sein
  4. Travel from Gare Maritime de Sein to Pointe de la Torche
Lorient → Pointe de la Torche
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pointe de la Torche is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pointe de la Torche is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pointe de la Torche is 1 metre.

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The distance between Lorient and Pointe de la Torche is 74 km.

The best way to get from Lorient to Pointe de la Torche without a car is to train and ferry and travel which takes 5h 8m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 8m to get from Lorient to Pointe de la Torche, including transfers.

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There are 116+ hotels available in Pointe de la Torche. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Lorient to Pointe de la Torche.
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  • Distance: 74.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 8m

What companies run services between Lorient, France and Pointe de la Torche, France?

There is no direct connection from Lorient to Pointe de la Torche. However, you can take the train to Brest, take the walk to Liberté Quartz, take the line 05 bus to Les Îles, take the walk to Brest, take the ferry to Le Fret, then take the travel to Pointe de la Torche. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Brest - Train station, take the walk to Liberté Quartz, take the line 05 bus to Les Îles, take the walk to Brest, take the ferry to Le Fret, then take the travel to Pointe de la Torche.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lorient to Brest
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€20 - €30
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Lorient to Quimper
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €24
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Lorient to Quimper
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€27 - €32
1st Class
€21 - €25
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from Lorient to Brest - Train station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lorient to Brest
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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BreizhGo
Website
breizhgo.bzh
Bus from Gare Routière SNCF to Sainte-Évette Embarcadère
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
BreizhGo
Ferry operators
Compagnie Maritime de la Rade
Phone
+33 (0)7 78 37 03 23
Website
lebrestoa.com
Ferry from Brest to Le Fret
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9
Website
Compagnie Maritime de la Rade
Compagnie Maritime Penn Ar Bed - Département du Fi
Phone
+33 2 98 80 80 80
Email
contact@pennarbed.fr
Website
pennarbed.fr
Ferry from Gare Maritime Audierne to Gare Maritime de Sein
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Compagnie Maritime Penn Ar Bed - Département du Fi

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